HELP FIGHT AVOIDABLE BLINDNESS

Every year on World Sight Day, L’OCCITANE sells a special soap to help raise funds to support the fight against avoidable blindness in developing countries. Indeed, almost 285 million people around the world are blind or visually impaired, even though 80% of blindness is avoidable!

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L’OCCITANE CARES ABOUT SIGHT
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L’OCCITANE FOUNDATION

The L’OCCITANE Foundation supports the visually impaired and promotes women’s entrepreneurship. With an annual budget of €1,000,000, the Foundation finances around 15 projects every year.
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THE SOLIDARITY SOAP

Enriched with nourishing shea butter, our new solidarity soap has an apricot fragrance. 100%* of the profits from its sales will finance eye-health projects.* *Retail price minus taxes, transport and production costs.
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40,000 PEOPLE TREATED

40,000 PEOPLE TREATED

In 2013, our solidarity soap raised almost €190,000. These funds will be used by the L’OCCITANE Foundation to launch a new program with the NGO Sight Savers. Thanks to this project, 40,000 people will be treated.
SIGHT SAVERS PROJECT

SIGHT SAVERS PROJECT

The L’OCCITANE Foundation has launched a new project in Burkina Faso with the NGO Sight Savers. Its goal: eliminate onchocerciasis and trachoma (tropical diseases that can blind if untreated) in the Cascades region, southwest of Burkina Faso.